How to Build an Ecommerce Website
This guide is intended for those interested in building an ecommerce website, especially for dropshipping, and what key points to know throughout the process.
If you are someone that is new to ecommerce or online retail, the terminology can be a bit daunting and confusing at first. This chapter highlights commonly used terms and how they apply to an online store.
If you’re stuck on what ecommerce platform to use to build your online store, you’re not alone. This chapter goes into the different types of ecommerce platforms and the factors you should consider before making that decision.
When building a dropshipping business, designing a website that will convert visitors to customers is key. This chapter explains the different approaches on how you can go about designing your website as well as tools that will help you along the way.
For dropship retailers who have to deal with supplier managed inventory, integrating your supplier’s inventory feed and order fulfillment process is a critical piece of the dropship puzzle. This chapter explains the process and key elements of syncing your products into your store.
Legal and policy pages are common to most ecommerce websites. It is highly recommended to have these in place to protect yourself and your company. This chapter examines the different types of legal and policy pages and how you can create your own.
Nowadays, there are many tools out there that can help you build and track your website’s SEO, and you can regularly improve your strategy by using the data collected from those tools. We want to help get you started, so in this chapter we came up with a SEO checklist you’ll want to take into account before you open your online store.
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